Democracy & Dinner: An Evening with US Libertarian Dr Tom G. Palmer
The Centre for Independent Studies and Liberty on the Rocks are pleased to co-host an evening with inspiring and gregarious freedom fighter Dr Tom G. Palmer.
Tom G. Palmer is the executive vice president for international programs at Atlas Network and is responsible for establishing operating programs in 14 languages and managing programs for a worldwide network of think tanks. He is also a senior fellow at Cato Institute and director of Cato University. Before joining Cato, he was an H. B. Earhart Fellow at Hertford College, Oxford University, and a vice president of the Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University. He frequently lectures in North America, Europe, Eurasia, Africa, Latin America, India, China and throughout Asia, as well as the Middle East on political science, public choice, civil society, and the moral, legal, and historical foundations of individual rights. He has published reviews and articles on politics and morality in scholarly journals such as the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Ethics, Critical Review, and Constitutional Political Economy, as well as in publications such as Slate, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Die Welt, Caixing, Al Hayat, the Washington Post, and The Spectator of London. He is the author of a Realizing Freedom: Libertarian Theory, History, and Practice the editor of The Morality of Capitalism, After the Welfare State,Why Liberty, and Peace, Love & Liberty.
Dinner details are:
6:30pm for 7:00pm start
Tuesday, 5 May 2015
Ciccio’s Italian Restaurant
471 Adelaide Street
$30 per head for a set menu, payable on booking.
Places are strictly limited and bookings essential. Please book online or by calling (02) 9438 4377
Please note that street parking is limited but $5 parking is available by pre-booking at Secure Cathedral Square
Dr Palmer is in Australia as CIS Scholar-in-Residence for 2015 and this will be his only Brisbane appearance.
Please note that all tickets are transferable but non-refundable. If you wish to transfer a ticket you must advise the organisers of the name change prior to Friday, 1st May 2015 by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 02 9438 4377.